General information

Iceland is a country of sharp contrasts. A place where fire and ice co-exist. Where dark winters are offset by the summer’s midnight sun. A country where insular existence has spurred a rich and vibrant culture.

http://www.iceland.is


Accomodation

Where to stay? You are just one click away from finding a perfect place to stay during your visit!

EURAM has made pre-bookings on hotels which you can book here: https://events.artegis.com/event/EURAM_2018

Visit Reykjavík: http://www.visitreykjavik.is/where-to-stay

Airbnb: https://www.airbnb.it/s/Reykjavik/homes?allow_override[]=&s_tag=7_sc00WR

The address of the conference venue is University of Iceland, Sæmundargata 2, 101 Reykjavík, Ssn: 600169-2039 More information can be found here or http://english.hi.is/

A taxi from 101 Reykjavik to the University of Iceland is approximately €15-20 depending on the hotel location. If the weather is nice most places in 101 Reykjavik are in walking distance to the University. If you want to travel with a bus you can find information in english through this link: https://straeto.is/en/upplysingar/spurt-svarad


Travelling to Reykjavik

Keflavík International Airport is the gateway for most passenger flights to and from Iceland.
A number of international airlines maintain regular scheduled flights to Iceland from both Europe and North-America.

Transportation options are described in detail in the FAQ (POINT 8) http://euramonline.org/annual-conference-2018/faq.html

Visit Iceland: http://www.visiticeland.com/plan-your-trip/travel-to-iceland

Airport website: https://www.kefairport.is


What to do in Reykjavik

People are often both surprised and impressed that such a small capital city has so much to offer in the way of culture, arts and activities.

A special date is coming up in June …

The national holiday celebration on 17 June

The Icelandic National Day celebrations in Reykjavík take place annually in the city center on 17 June from 10:00 in the morning until 19:00. 
At 11:10 the Icelandic government's National Day ceremony starts at Austurvöllur Square, followed by a parade from Austurvöllur to Suðurgata cemetery, where the Chairman of the City Council lays a wreath of flowers on the grave of Jón Sigurðsson. 
The program includes family entertainment, live music, street theatre, dance, a circus, booths selling a range of refreshments, sports performances, a vintage car show and much more followed by a concert at Arnarhóll and an accordion ball at City Hall.
Further information about the national holiday can be found through this link: http://www.17juni.is/en

Visit Reykjavík: http://www.visitreykjavik.is/what-to-do


Getting around in Reykjavik - the City

Reykjavík is so much more than just a destination; it’s a place of exciting possibilities surrounded by incredible landscapes, where countless adventures beckon and a host of natural wonders await.

Visit Reykjavík: http://www.visitreykjavik.is/city


Adventure in Iceland

Arctic adventure: https://adventures.is

Extreme Iceland: https://www.extremeiceland.is/en/activity-tours-iceland

Icelandic adventure: http://www.icelandicadventures.is


Food and Drink in Iceland

Our recommendations for food and drink in Reykjavik.

What's On: https://www.whatson.is/visit-reykjavik/food-and-drink/

Contacts

 EURAM 2018 Local Organising Team:

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The address of the conference venue is University of Iceland,

Sæmundargata 2, 101 Reykjavík, 

Ssn: 600169-2039